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No fire, funeral home doing cremation

No fire, funeral home conducting cremation

Brainerd firefighters responded to a call at 5:37 p.m. Tuesday at the old Photo Center, 7818 Excelsior Road, of flames coming from the building. It was reported that there was no fire, but that the Halvorson-Johnson Funeral and Cremation Center was conducting a cremation.

Firefighters also responded to what turned out to be a false alarm at 10:55 a.m. Wednesday at Essentia Health St. Joseph’s Medical Center.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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